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2019 National Leadership Conference in San Antonio!

The National Leadership Conference (NLC) concludes the membership year and sets the stage for the upcoming school year. The FBLA NLC is held each summer. Participants get involved in business-related and leadership development workshops, tour business and corporate facilities, elect national officers, and participate in the National Awards Program competitive events.

Looking for local help with travel and rooming arrangements--consider connecting with another Wisconsin FBLA Chapter!

NLC 2019-San Antonio, Texas

See the National FBLA Official Calendar for complete list of all deadlines and visit the National Leadership Leadership Conference website for all deadlines and submission forms.

Deadline Form or Action Item Document Download or Web Link
2019 ASAP

Airline Reservations - see the national conference guide for information about potential flight discounts.  Recommend using an incognito browser when searching for flights as multiple airline reservation systems use your browsing history to mark up flight prices.

Hotel Reservations - space may be limited. 

FBLA Wisconsin – San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter
101 Bowie Street, San Antonio, TX 78205, 210-223-1000


Hotel Contact: Brittany Perera, Event Housing Coordinator, 
P:210.554.6175 | F: 210.223.6239 |


Hotel Room Rates:  18.21% Sales/Occupancy Tax
$180.00 Single/Double + $32.78 = $212.78
$190.00 Triple/Quad + $34.60 = $224.60

NLC Travel Discounts Information: Conference discounts on airline, rental cars, shuttle services available

NLC Hotel Reservation Link for Wisconsin Chapters 


April 17, 2019

If competing in skill production events, then submit the NLC Skill Event Form to schedule your testing location, date and time.

NLC Skill Event Form

Events that are considered Skill Events are:

  • Computer Applications
  • Database Design and Application
  • Spreadsheet Applications
  • Word Processing
May 1 - May 17, 2019

WI FBLA National Skills Event Testing Window


May 3, 2019 Additional SLC Award Order (only for defective and additional award orders)

NOTE: only 1 acrylic award was presented at SLC; however, the state office has automatically ordered additional awards for all team event participants--DO NOT complete this form to request awards for additional team participants.

Order Form Submission Link

Wisconsin FBLA Award Order Form

May 3, 2019 T-Shirt and Spirit Package 2019 Spirit Package Order Form
May 3, 2019 (Recommend chapters submit all pre-judged materials prior to the official May 10, 2019 deadline)

May 10, 2019: All HS & ML prejudged materials must be received at the national center by 11:59 p.m. eastern

Critical Notice: this is the national deadline and chapters are responsible to confirm that all materials have been submitted--our state office takes no role in the submission or verification of prejudged materials

2019 FBLA-HS Report Submission Form

2019 FBLA-HS Statement of Assurance

2019 FBLA-HS Future Business Leader/Job Interview Materials Submission Form

2019 FBLA-ML Multimedia & Website Development Form

May 3, 2019

End of Year CTSO report to State Office (Gold Seal Chapter requirement)

Critical Notice:  Local Chapter Verification of Official Competitive Event Roster Only name changes and drops can be processed after May 10 directly through the national office until June 7.

End of Year CTSO Report
May 10, 2019

Substitution/Cancellation & Chapter Event Roster Updates

NLC Roster Update Online Form (WI FBLA)
May 17, 2019

FBLA NLC and IFL: Early bird registration deadline

June 9, 2019 FBLA Local Voting Delegates: Registration deadline  

See the National FBLA Official Calendar for complete list and to verify all deadlines!

For questions about this information, contact David Thomas (608) 266-2348